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Tracking user's smartphones is routine in the US.
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The MAID is used to track user's smartphones.
ContextTracking user's smartphones is now routine in the US. Here is what ;https://www.fullcontact.com/blog/2022/02/21/mobile-advertising-id/ an ad agency] has to say.
MAIDs were built for the advertising community. Like cookies, mobile advertising IDs connect activity back to a real person. Because MAIDs are tied to an individual mobile device, they offer a precise way to identify specific people.
FTC sues data broker that tracks locations of 125M phones per month. Agency says data shows users visits to clinics and homeless shelters
- Dan Gooden, FTC sues data broker that tracks locations of 125M phones per month Ars Technica (2022-08-29) https://arstechnica.com/information-technology/2022/08/ftc-sues-firm-for-selling-location-data-that-can-track-abortion-clinic-visits/